Archive for August, 2013

Alfred Okoh Vanderpuije - AMA Boss

Accra Metropolitan Assembly Starts Street Naming Exercise

Accra Metropolitan Assembly Starts Street Naming Exercise Streets totalling 3,584 have been identified and named by the Town and Country Planning for the Accra metropolis under the ongoing nation-wide street naming exercise. So far, all 3,584 streets identified in the 10 sub-metropolitan areas of Accra have also been digitised, and a pilot signage is currently ongoing at the Ashiedu Keteke […]

August 31, 2013 ·
 
Ghana Police

Police Will Maintain Presence For A Week

Police Will Maintain Presence For A Week The Director of Operations of the Ghana Police Service, Mr John Kudalor, has said the service will maintain its presence on the ground for one more week after the Supreme Court’s judgement on the 2012 presidential election petition. He told the Daily Graphic that the police had planned to stay on the ground […]

August 31, 2013 ·
 
Ten per cent of sale of the condoms will be given to Safelife, an NGO

Reggie Rockstone’s Roc.Doms Launched

Reggie Rockstone’s Roc.Doms Launched The Grandpapa of Hiplife, Reggie Rockstone, has introduced his brand of condoms known as Rockstone Condoms (Roc.Doms) at his club, Rockstone’s Office in Cantonments, Accra last weekend. In response to “why condoms”? Reggie said, “I owe Ghanaians a responsibility and as part of that, I believe promoting the use of condoms among the youth, especially young […]

August 31, 2013 ·
 
Justice William Atuguba

Supreme Court Judges Err In Judgement Delivery

Supreme Court Judges Err In Judgement Delivery The President of the Supreme Court Judges who dismissed a landmark Election Petition challenging the legitimacy of President John Mahama erred in delivering the judgement. Justice William Atuguba in his landmark ruling yesterday named Justice Baffoe Bonney as one of the judges who dismissed the case of voting without biometric verification- one of […]

August 30, 2013 ·
 
Kone Katinan

Ex-Ivorian Minister, Kone Katinan Acquitted And Discharged

Ex-Ivorian Minister, Kone Katinan Acquitted And Discharged The Osu Magistrate Court on Friday acquitted and discharged Justine Kone Katinan, the former Ivorian Minister, who was facing extradition to his home land. The court presided over by Mr Aboagye Tandoh, acquitted the ally of former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo on the grounds that the charges were politically-motivated and the prosecution failed […]

August 30, 2013 ·
 
Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan Calls For Electoral Reforms In Ghana

Kofi Annan Calls For Electoral Reforms In Ghana Former United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan has called for reforms in Ghana’s electoral system to address the flaws that were identified during the hearing of the election petition challenging John Mahama’s presidency. He said the fact that the matter has been successfully adjudicated “must not blind us to the flaws in our […]

August 30, 2013 ·
 
Confidence Haugen

Confidence Haugen: Shatta Wale Is Amazing

Confidence Haugen: Shatta Wale Is Amazing Chief Executive of Aphrodisiac Nite Club Confidence Haugen has personally expressed interest in Bandana Shatta Wale’s style and music by endorsing the Dancehall King. The queen of talk show on Live FM who was recently ordered by an Accra High Court to stop using the logo for her ‘Konfidence’ fashion design, told Glitz Magazine […]

August 30, 2013 ·
 
Idikoko

FIPAG President Idikoko Booted Off

FIPAG President Idikoko Booted Off Actor and movie producer Augustine Abbey (Idikoko) was on Wednesday shot down as President of the Film Producers Association of Ghana (FIPAG) in an election that has revived a huge interest, excitement and hope in the association. Idikoko was beaten at the polls by Asare Hackman of Hacky Films fame. Hacky, as he is called, […]

August 30, 2013 ·
 
Ramsey Nouah

Ramsey Nouah To Host 2013 GIAMA Awards

Ramsey Nouah To Host 2013 GIAMA Awards The second edition of the annual Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards (GIAMA) is set to captivate a lively audience on October 19, 2013 at the Stafford Center performing Art Theater in Houston, Texas. The show will commence with greetings from highly sought-after actor Ramsey Nouah, as this year’s GIAMA Awards’ host.

August 30, 2013 ·
 
“What they knew that the rest of the country did not know, we leave it to John Mahama and the rest of the country to answer”

Sir John: Why Did Mahama Wear White On Judgment Day?

Sir John: Why Did Mahama Wear White On Judgment Day? General Secretary of the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie has insinuated that President John Mahama and the Vice President may have known the election petition verdict ahead of the pronouncement by the Supreme Court on Thursday.

August 30, 2013 ·
 
Tsatsu Tsikata

Tsatsu Tsikata: We Give Glory To God For Ghana

Tsatsu Tsikata: We Give Glory To God For Ghana Minutes after his prayers for the Supreme Court to dismiss the petition to invalidate the election of President John Mahama were answered, lawyer Tsatsu Tsikata’s first words were to sing God’s praises. “First of all I think we will like to say that we give God the glory for our country,” […]

August 30, 2013 ·
 
Ben Ephson

Ben Ephson- Akufo-Addo Must Not Run For 2016

Ben Ephson- Akufo-Addo Must Not Run For 2016 Pollster Ben Ephson says main opposition presidential candidate in the 2012 elections, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo must quit active politics. Ephson suggests the former Attorney General and Justice Minister rather invests his stature and influence toward helping his party become a formidable one ahead of the 2016 elections.

August 30, 2013 ·